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BHVPP wrestler Devin Dean, left, and Bemidji grappler Nate Golden found themselves locked up in their 138-pound match Saturday afternoon during the Section 8AA individual wrestling tournament in Fergus Falls. Dean defeated Golden to advance to the third place match. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Four Musketeers headed for Class AA state wrestling tournament
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Dental health is important for baby teeth
3 hours 19 min ago
Retired educator Lisa Winter spent the day as a teacher in an old fashioned, one-room school house during the Wadena County Historical Society's Living History Day Saturday afternoon. Photo courtesy Lina Belar
History comes alive at Living History Day
4 hours 44 min ago
Wadena-Deer Creek's Bereket Loer (2) dished off when he was met by Verndale's Nathan Sabinash (24) in last Tuesday's Park Region Conference rematch at Verndale. Boxing out WDC's Dacotah Mittag (44) is Verndale's Mac Schulttner (11). Schluttner netted 23 points and reached the 1,000-point career scoring mark in Verndale's 73-44 victory. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Wolverines defeated by Pirates 62-52
4 hours 52 min ago
Antonio St. Marie
Grand jury indicts Wadena man on murder charges
20 hours 50 min ago
Wadena-Deer Creek goalie Noah Stevens (31) gloved a shot by Alexandria's Jack Westlund (10) Tuesday night at the Runestone Community Center as WDC teammates Bryce Cooper (8) and Dylan McManigle (5) came up in support. Alexandria routed WDC 13-0 in the Section 6A quarterfinal round game. Heather Bullock/Pioneer Journal
Cardinals overwhelm Wolverines in Section 6A quarterfinals
17 hours 59 min ago
Whelan graduates from Rochester Community & Technical College
22 hours 21 min ago
Living History: Board cancels contract with ATVI contractor over unfinished project
February 27, 2017 - 4:20pm
Detroit Lakes woman identified in fatal train accident
February 25, 2017 - 11:33am
Three things remain
February 26, 2017 - 11:42am
Doggone it, that policy decision was stupid
February 25, 2017 - 10:18am
Tax burden for Minnesota retired veterans
February 25, 2017 - 8:15am
Menahga teen sentenced for criminal sexual conduct
February 23, 2017 - 12:44pm
CEO students hosting ice fishing jamboree Feb. 25
February 22, 2017 - 10:56am
Sergio Alejandro Zapata
Man found guilty of sex acts in Frazee trailer park
February 22, 2017 - 11:23am

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Lylah Radach, 7, and Rhea Radach, 4, pose with the family’s kitten and chickens. The stray kitten showed up at their home in mid-November, took a liking to the chickens, and now lives in the coop. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)

A stray kitten has found a home in an unlikely place — a Garfield family's chicken coop.

Micah and Allyson Radach say the kitten, not more than a few months ...

The Wadena County Transfer Station expansion is complete and came in under budget. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal

A Wadena County Transfer Station expansion is complete.

The project, which included an expansion to the northeast side of the building allowed for more storage. The project cost just over ...

Joan Hess, of Verndale, received a flu shot this week from Tri-County Health Care Primary Care Nursing Manager Diane George earlier this week. Hess said she gets a flu shot every year and thinks it helps prevent sickness. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal.

It's the season for sneezin' and health officials are recommending people get a flu shot sooner than later.

"By far, the best prevention against the flu is getting the vaccine," ...

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